|The Pathfinder - James Fenimore Cooper|
LibriVox recording of The Pathfinder, by James Fenimore Cooper. Read by Mark F. Smith. Natty Bumppo goes by many names: La Longue Carabine, Hawk Eye, Leatherstocking, and in this tale, The Pathfinder. Guide, scout, hunter, and when put to it, soldier, he also fills a lot of roles in pre-Revolution upstate New York. An old friend, Sergeant Dunham of the 55th Regiment of Foot, asks him to guide his daughter through the wilderness to the fort at Oswego where Dunham serves...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; cowboy; frontiersman; marksman; western
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|The Mysterious Island - Jules Verne|
LibriVox recording of The Mysterious Island, by Jules Verne. Read by Mark F. Smith. A story of castaways, similar to Robinson Crusoe and The Swiss Family Robinson, this book details the escape from Civil War-era Richmond, Virginia, of five Northern men who dared to go aloft in a balloon in the midst of a hurricane. Deposited on a lonely island in the Pacific, they make do with Yankee ingenuity where Chance has left them nothing...
Keywords: LibriVox; literature; audiobook; verne; sci-fi; adventure
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|Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (version 02) - Mark Twain|
LibriVox recording of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (version 02). Read by Mark F. Smith. In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Mark Twain creates an entertaining adventure of Middle America in the 1800's - afloat on a raft on the Mississippi River. Huck escapes his civilized life when he arranges his own "murder" and turns back into the backwoods, downriver yokel he started as, and in the process springing a slave, Jim, from bondage...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobooks; twain; adventure; satire; finn; humor
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